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Economic Impact

(For Fiscal Year 2010-11)

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Total Impact on Indiana                    
Purdue operations stimulated an estimated employment impact of over 56,000 jobs. Total economy-wide expenditures associated with Purdue were $4.59 billion.
Total Impact   Impact of Purdue Income   Impact of Purdue Expenditures  
Direct Institutional Impact (Employment and income excluding student spending)
During the 2010-11 fiscal year, Purdue University was responsible for creating more than 19,200 jobs. In order to support these jobs, Purdue spent over $1.0 billion in
salaries and compensation on the West Lafayette campus and $1.2 billion system-wide.
Discovery, engagement, and learning activities at Purdue stimulate over 11,000 non-Purdue jobs. The total Purdue and non-Purdue employment and income associated
with these activities is nearly 30,300 jobs and more than $1.65 billion in income.
        Impact of Purdue Employment   Impact of Purdue on Income  




Source: Office of Institutional Research, Assessment and Effectiveness